On Sept. 12, 2021, a Reddit person posted a video displaying Bulgarian tennis participant Grigor Dimitrov serving to a ball child to the sidelines after he seen that she appeared to have change into overheated.
The video is actual, however it’s not present. The incident occurred in 2014. In keeping with the Los Angeles Instances, Dimitrov was competing in Miami on the Sony Open on March 23, 2014, and the temperatures that day had been near 100 levels.
Dimitrov requested the ball child for a towel, however she struggled to get it, and the tennis participant seen she was trying faint. He then helped her off the court docket to recuperate.
It wasn’t the primary time Dimitrov confirmed kindness to others on the court docket throughout moments of disaster. In 2016, he consoled a younger ball child who was hit with the ball throughout a recreation in Shanghai, giving the crying little one his wrist bands as memorabilia.
“Great Sport: Grigor Dimitrov Helps Rival, Then Advances to Brisbane Semis.” Related Press, 5 January 2018, https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/tennis/2018/01/05/kyrgios-moves-into-semifinals-at-brisbane-international/109173330/.
Vercelletto, Niko. “WATCH: Dimitrov Consoles Ailing Ball Boy in Shanghai.” Tennis.Com, 12 October 2016, https://www.tennis.com/baseline/articles/watch-dimitrov-consoles-ailing-ball-boy-in-shanghai.
Houston, Mitchell. “Watch Grigor Dimitrov Help Ailing Ball Girl Struggling with the Heat.” Los Angeles Instances, 25 Mar. 2014, https://www.latimes.com/sports/sportsnow/la-sp-sn-grigor-dimitrov-ball-girl-20140325-story.html.